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Title: TEXAS ADULT PROBATION MANUAL - A READY REFERENCE MANUAL PREPARED FOR THE ADULT PROBATION OFFICERS OF TEXAS
Author(s): C SEWELL
Corporate Author: Texas Criminal Justice Council
United States of America

Texas Office of the Governor
United States of America

Texas Ctr for the Judiciary
United States of America
Date Published: 1975
Page Count: 264
Sponsoring Agency: Texas Criminal Justice Council
Austin, TX 78767
Texas Ctr for the Judiciary
Austin, TX 78711
Texas Office of the Governor
Austin, TX 78711
US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20531
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS MANUAL OUTLINES STANDARD PROBATION PROCEDURES AND PRESENTS SEVERAL RECOMMENDATIONS FOR SUCH AREAS AS PROBATION DEPARTMENT ORGANIZATION, SUGGESTED POLICIES, SUPERVISION, AND TREATMENT.
Abstract: PRESENTED IN LOOSE-LEAF FORM TO FACILITATE REVISIONS AND ADDITIONS, THIS MANUAL ALSO INCLUDES SECTIONS ON SUCH DIVERSE TOPICS AS THE HISTORY AND DEFINITION OF PROBATION, INTERVIEWING PRINCIPLES PRE-TRIAL RELEASE PLANNING, AND RULES AND CONDITIONS OF PROBATION. PROCEDURES RELATING TO PRESENTENCE INVESTIGATIONS TRANSFERS, OUT-OF-STATE SUPERVISION, VIOLATIONS. DISCHARGES, AND BENCH WARRANTS ARE REVIEWED AS WELL GUIDELINES ARE OFFERED ON PERSONNEL POLICIES, CLASSIFICATION OF PROBATIONERS, CONFIDENTIALITY OF INFORMATION, AND PROBATION STATISTICS AND REPORTS. A FINAL SECTION ON COMMUNITY RESOURCES AND VOLUNTEERS IS ALSO PROVIDED.
Index Term(s): Correctional organization; Offender classification; Policy; Presentence investigations; Probation; Probation conditions; Probation or parole agencies; Probation or parole officers; Probation or parole records; Procedure manuals; Recidivism; Texas
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